Curses library

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Curses is a Text-mode screen handling library originally written by [[Ken Arnold]] for [[Rogue]].
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Curses is a text-mode screen handling library originally written by [[Ken Arnold]] for [[Rogue]].
Since most roguelike games are textmode and, well, roguelike, ''curses'' is often used in their development.
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Since most roguelike games are text-mode and, well, roguelike, ''curses'' is often used in their development.
  
 
== Links ==
 
== Links ==
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===Curses Implementations===
 
===Curses Implementations===
[[Ncurses]] : [http://www.gnu.org/software/ncurses/ncurses.html home page], [http://ncurses-ruby.berlios.de/ Ncurses for Ruby]<br>
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* [[ncurses]] : [http://www.gnu.org/software/ncurses/ncurses.html home page]
[[PDCurses]] : [http://pdcurses.sourceforge.net/ home page]<br>
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** [http://search.cpan.org/~giraffed/Curses-1.28/Curses.pm Perl]
[[JCurses]] : [http://sourceforge.net/projects/javacurses/ home page]<br>
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** [http://docs.python.org/library/curses.html Python (included)]
[[TinyCurses]]
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** [http://ncurses-ruby.berlios.de/ Ruby]<br>
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* [[PDCurses]] : [http://pdcurses.sourceforge.net/ home page]<br>
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* [http://sourceforge.net/projects/javacurses/ JCurses (Java)]<br>
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* [[TinyCurses]]

Revision as of 17:05, 22 October 2010

Curses
Library project
Developer Ken Arnold
Released
Updated
Status Stable
Licensing
P. Language C
Platforms Unix
Dependencies
[There is no Official site of Curses]


Curses is a text-mode screen handling library originally written by Ken Arnold for Rogue. Since most roguelike games are text-mode and, well, roguelike, curses is often used in their development.

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